Period
to 18 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 166 185 246
Rank change year-on-year +19 +61 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 31 16 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.80% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.79% 0.82% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 22
10th Percentile £42,200 £30,500 £35,677
25th Percentile £45,313 £38,125 £36,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +31.25%
75th Percentile £75,000 " £62,813
90th Percentile £76,250 £52,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% +19.05%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,731 1,951 3,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.40% 47.00% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,475 2,593
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.98%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Manchester.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 1 £55,000 -
Sale - 1 £21,500 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
3 14 (45.16%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (38.71%) DevOps
5 10 (32.26%) Azure
5 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
6 9 (29.03%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) OOP
6 9 (29.03%) OO
6 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
6 9 (29.03%) TDD
6 9 (29.03%) CMS
6 9 (29.03%) Content Management
6 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
6 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
6 9 (29.03%) Azure Service Bus
6 9 (29.03%) .NET Core
6 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (29.03%) Progressive Web App
6 9 (29.03%) Innovative Thinking
6 9 (29.03%) Data Science
6 9 (29.03%) Microservices
6 9 (29.03%) API Development
7 8 (25.81%) Social Skills
8 7 (22.58%) Fintech
9 6 (19.35%) Python
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Google

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) CMS
2 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.68%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Azure
2 9 (29.03%) Azure Service Bus
3 4 (12.90%) GCP
3 4 (12.90%) Slack
4 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.45%) Google Workspace
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) BigQuery
1 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (19.35%) Neo4j
2 3 (9.68%) Base SAS
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (25.81%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) .NET Software Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Biologist
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Computational Biologist
5 3 (9.68%) Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Statistical Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Production Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Core
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) Blazor
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
3 5 (16.13%) Life Science
4 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Problem-Solving
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) API Development
4 9 (29.03%) Content Management
4 9 (29.03%) Data Science
4 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
4 9 (29.03%) Innovative Thinking
4 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
4 9 (29.03%) Microservices
4 9 (29.03%) OO
4 9 (29.03%) OOP
4 9 (29.03%) Progressive Web App
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Fintech
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Computational Biology
6 4 (12.90%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (12.90%) Word Embedding
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Go
4 6 (19.35%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) SAS Macro
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PhD
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) CDISC
2 3 (9.68%) Good Clinical Practice
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Kubernetes
1 6 (19.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Sage